The interrelation between channels and zangfu organs is one of the key problems in the theory of channels and collaterals. Based on the large amount of records scattered in the TCM literatures and achievements of modern researches, this essay explains the pertaining-and-linking, the connecting, the order of qi-flow, and the interior-exterior relations of the channels with zangfu organs in a new way of thinking.
Zhang, Z. F. (2008). A study on the relations between channels and zangfu organs. Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine, 28(4), 286–288. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0254-6272(09)60013-3